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Bristol Libraries  - new ideas created together

8 January 2019

Bristol City Council wants to know… have you got ideas or suggestions for your library and its building? Can you help make these ideas happen?  

Photo of Felix Road Christmas event

Festive times at Felix Road

19 December 2018

Pat, one of our Community Engagement Officers has been getting in a festive mood... "This year for the first time the Felix Road Adventure Playground teamed up with Up Our Street to organise a...

Looking after our parks and green spaces

7 December 2018

How can we ensure a brighter future for our Parks? Public parks are at the very heart of our communities, they act as ‘green lungs’ for our cities and define our sense of place.  Our parks and green...

Artist impression of Temple Quarter Enterprise Zone

Temple Quarter: What's in it for me?

3 December 2018

It was standing room only at our Temple Quarter event last week. Over 80 local residents packed into the hall at Hannah More Primary to hear from a panel of guests. We heard from a range of different...

Your thoughts on CIL process

12 November 2018

Last year we supported Councillors to invite people to submit proposals for projects to spend Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) funds in Easton and Lawrence Hill. We held a public Community Space...

What’s happening at Stapleton Road Station?

9 November 2018

Anyone travelling near Stapleton Road train station since the beginning of this year will know there have been major works being undertaken by Network Rail. The work is all leading up to upgrading...

Changes to council enforcement services

7 November 2018

The last few years have seen a lot of change in how Bristol City Council delivers its services to residents. See below a statement issued this week about how the council plans to respond to resident...

Council tax - have your say

7 November 2018

Yesterday saw the launch of the “Balancing Bristol’s Budget 2019-20” consultation to gather the views of people living in Bristol on options for the level of Council Tax from April 2019. The...

Could you lead Up Our Street?

2 October 2018

JOB VACANCY Director – Maternity Cover. Are you someone who likes leading change? Do you have skills in managing change and innovating? We are looking for someone to work with us for 12 months during...

Welcome Saliha

14 September 2018

Say hello to Saliha Ahmed, our new Community Engagement Officer. She grew up in Easton and attended Whitehall Primary School, so knows our neighbourhood well. Saliha has ten years of experience...